Devpura Village, with population of 748 is Viramgam sub district's the 12th least populous village, located in Viramgam sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Devpura village is 6 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 129 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Viramgam and distance from Devpura village to Viramgam is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Devpura village is 382140. The village comes under Devpura panchayat. Viramgam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 79 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 748 people, among them 367 (49%) are male and 381 (51%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devpura village is 10%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 189 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 748 732 16 0 76
Male 367 359 8 0 36
Female 381 373 8 0 40

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -13.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 864. Female population growth rate of the village is -11.4% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of -15.4%. General caste population has decreased by -13.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.8% and child population has decreased by -42.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.4% -13.4% -15.8% 0% -42.4%
Male -15.4% -15.3% -20% 0% -51.4%
Female -11.4% -11.4% -11.1% 0% -31%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1038 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1039, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 1111 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 327 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devpura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 46 100 0 327
2011 1038 1039 1000 0 1111
2001 991 993 900 0 784

Literacy

Total 519 people in the village are literate, among them 292 are male and 227 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devpura is 77%. 88% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devpura

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 9.3% 15.5%
2011 77.2% 88.2% 66.6%
2001 64.8% 78.9% 51.1%

Workers profile

Devpura has 48% (357) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 35% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 28% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devpura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.7% 31.7% 16% 52.3%
Male 61.3% 57.8% 3.5% 38.7%
Female 34.6% 6.6% 28.1% 65.4%